INTERSPEECH 2009
10th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association

Brighton, United Kingdom
September 6-10, 2009

Resources for Speech Research: Present and Future Infrastructure Needs

Lou Boves (1), Rolf Carlson (2), Erhard Hinrichs (3), David House (2), Steven Krauwer (4), Lothar Lemnitzer (3), Martti Vainio (5), Peter Wittenburg (6)

(1) Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen, The Netherlands
(2) KTH, Sweden
(3) Universität Tübingen, Germany
(4) Utrecht University, The Netherlands
(5) University of Helsinki, Finland
(6) Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, The Netherlands

This paper introduces the EU-FP7 project CLARIN, a joint effort of over 150 institutions in Europe, aimed at the creation of a sustainable language resources and technology infrastructure for the humanities and social sciences research community. The paper briefly introduces the vision behind the project and how it relates to speech research with a focus on the contributions that CLARIN can and will make to research in spoken language processing.

Full Paper

Bibliographic reference.  Boves, Lou / Carlson, Rolf / Hinrichs, Erhard / House, David / Krauwer, Steven / Lemnitzer, Lothar / Vainio, Martti / Wittenburg, Peter (2009): "Resources for speech research: present and future infrastructure needs", In INTERSPEECH-2009, 1803-1806.